Session 102:
Fertility Research in a Comparative Perspective

Friday, May 4
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Union Square 5-6
Fourth Floor

Chair: Gerda R. Neyer, Stockholm University
Discussant: Hill Kulu, University of Liverpool

  1. White-Hispanic Differences in Meeting Fertility Intentions over the Life CourseCaroline Sten Hartnett, University of Michigan

  2. Educational Differences in Fertility Intentions: A U.S.-Japan ComparisonJames Raymo, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Kelly Musick, Cornell University; Miho Iwasawa, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan

  3. “Social Capillarity” Revisited: The Relationship between Social Mobility and Fertility in Transitional Poland and RussiaSunnee Billingsley, Stockholm University; Anna Matysiak, Warsaw School of Economics

  4. Fertility Decline, Women’s Well-Being, and Gender Gaps in Well-Being in Poor CountriesKathryn M. Yount, Emory University; Sarah Zureick-Brown, Emory University; Nafisa Halim, Boston University; Kayla LaVilla, Emory University

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